The South Florida Business Journal has named Jonathan Peress, ProMedia’s President and CEO to the distinguished 40 under 40 award list. The award recognizes outstanding professionals under the age of 40 based in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties for their leadership, success in business and contributions to their communities. Award winners were congratulated in a virtual meet and greet Wednesday.
Peress has been an employee and owner of ProMedia for almost a decade. He previously served as Director of Sales and Executive Vice President before being named President & CEO earlier this year. Under his leadership, ProMedia’s staff has blossomed to more than six times its size in 2013 and won numerous national awards.
Upon hearing the news, Peress issued a statement,” This is an incredible honor, one I have been working toward for years. I feel so lucky to have been given this esteemed award, especially alongside so many incredible professionals in the South Florida community.” He added, “I could not do it without the incredible team of people supporting me every day. I have some of the hardest working employees in the business.”